Quantitative Aptitude Quiz 2015 - Set 24 - Mixed Problems - Exam Pundit - IBPS PO | Clerk | SBI PO | Insurance Exams | SSC Exams | Current Affairs

## Thursday, September 10, 2015

Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a set of Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for Bank Exams 2015. The following set if based on mixed problems.

1. The prize money of Rs. 1,800 is divided among 3 students A, B and C in such a way that 4 times the share of A is equal to 6 times the share of B, which is equal to 3 times the share of C. Then A’s share is
(a) Rs. 400
(b) Rs. 600
(c) Rs. 700
(d) Rs. 800
(e) None of these

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2. The average of 5 consecutive numbers is n. If the next two numbers are also included, the average of the 7 numbers will
(a) increase by 2
(b) increase by 1
(c) remain the same
(d) increase by 1.4
(e) None of these

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3. The compound interest on a certain sum for two years is Rs. 618, whereas the simple interest on the same sum at the same rate for two years is Rs. 600. The ratio of interest per annum is
(a) 18%
(b) 9%
(c) 6%
(d) 3%
(e) None of these

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4. A bag contains Rs. 216 in the form of one rupee, 50 paise and 25 paise coins in the ratio of 2 : 3 : 4. The number of 50 paise coins is :
(a) 96
(b) 144
(c) 114
(d) 141
(e) None of these

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5. Out of 40 boys in a class, average weight of 30 is 60 kg and the average weight of the remaining is 56 kg. The average weight (in kilogram) of the whole class is
(a) 58.5
(b) 58
(c) 57
(d) 59
(e) None of these

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6. A CD was sold at a profit of 12 ½ % . If it had been sold at a profit of 15%, it would have gained him Rs. 10 more. The cost prices of CD is (in Rs.)
(a) 450
(b) 500
(c) 400
(d) 550
(e) None of these

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7. Mr. X’s salary is increased by 20%. On the increase, the tax rate is 10% higher. The percentage increase in his tax liability is :
(a) 20
(b) 22
(c) 23
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

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8. Half the girls and one-third of the boys of a college reside in the hostel. What fractional part of the student body is hostel dwellers if the total number of girls in the college is 100 and is ¼ of the total student strength ?
(a) 3/5
(b) 5/8
(c) 2/5
(d) 8/5
(e) None of these

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9. A train covers 180 km distance in 4 hours. Another train covers the same distance in 1 hour less. What is the difference in the distances covered by these trains in one hour ?
(a) 45 km
(b) 9 km
(c) 40 km
(d) 25 km
(e) None of these

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10. A man sells an article at 5% profit. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Rs. 1 less, he would have gained 10%. The cost price of the article is :
(a) Rs. 200
(b) Rs. 150
(c) Rs. 240
(d) Rs. 280
(e) None of these

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